Key facts

Answers to the most frequently asked questions we receive about our software and services.

What’s the difference between free and paid versions of our software?

Polyboard and StairDesigner For both Polyboard and StairDesigner, the free/demo version has the same functionality as the full version except...

How do I get manufacturing documents from Polyboard and StairDesigner?

Once you have designed your project with the free version of Polyboard or StairDesigner you have 2 ways to get...

What languages is your software available in?

Our software is available in the following languages: Polyboard StairDesigner OptiCut OptiNest English English English English German German German German...

Does your software work in metric and imperial units?

Our software can work in any units including feet and inches. Open the software and go to Tools > Units...

How can I test the software on my CNC machine?

Polyboard Pro PP Outputs post processors files for MRP (woodWOP, HOMAG machines), CID and CIX (BiesseWorks and bSolid for Biesse...

Will Polyboard integrate with cutting optimisation software?

Yes. We recommend our OptiCut software, but you can export your cutting list in CSV format and then import into...

Will Polyboard and StairDesigner connect to nesting CNC Machines?

Polyboard and StairDesigner will connect to any nesting machine via our OptiNest software. They will also integrate directly into many...

Do Polyboard and StairDesigner come with libraries and models?

We have lots of example cabinets, furniture and stairs available for downloading from our Quick Design libraries, and we’re adding...